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Venus of dreams

Author: Pamela Sargent
Publisher: Toronto ; New York : Bantam, 1986.
Series: Bantam Spectra Novel
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Iris Angharads, a determined, independent woman, sets herself one massive goal: to make the poison-filled atmosphere of Venus hospitable to humans. She works day and night to realize her dream, with only one person sharing her passion, Liang Chen. It seems impossible to make Venus, with its intolerable air and waterless environment, into a paradise, but Iris succeeds. And in doing so, she also creates a powerful  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pamela Sargent
ISBN: 0553250574 9780553250572
OCLC Number: 13054994
Notes: "A Bantam Spectra book."
Description: 536 pages ; 18 cm
Series Title: Bantam Spectra Novel
Responsibility: Pamela Sargent.

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Iris Angharads, a determined, independent woman, sets herself one massive goal: to make the poison-filled atmosphere of Venus hospitable to humans. She works day and night to realize her dream, with only one person sharing her passion, Liang Chen. It seems impossible to make Venus, with its intolerable air and waterless environment, into a paradise, but Iris succeeds. And in doing so, she also creates a powerful dynasty, beginning with her first born, Benzi Liangharad.

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